Cuvier's Beaked Whale Ziphius cavirostris Cuvier, 1823    Synonyms: Goose-beaked Whale.
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Chordata   >   Class Mammalia   >   Order Cetacea   >   Family Hyperoodontidae   >   Genus Ziphius   


The range and relative abundance of this species is poorly understood.

There are 4 records in the project database.

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A Cuvier's Beaked Whale in Maryland waters off Worcester Co., Maryland (8/25/2012). Photo by Sam Galick. (MBP list)

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